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Buying the Spirits

This powerful documentary presents a sympathetic view of voodooism in Haiti delving into the hidden world of voodoo practitioners and offering unique insight into a frequently misunderstood religion. Haitians turn to secret voodoo societies for support and protection some to gain wealth and power. The stories offered here present an objective view of a religion that is important to so many and often maligned. A film by Saskia Reitmeijer and Bart Drolenga. 2003. 52 min.

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